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Order: Sapindales
   Family: Anacardiaceae
            Genus: Rhus
                        Specie: aromatica

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 3-5 ft (1-1.5 m)

Cultivation: Moderately fertile, moist, well-drained soil

Features: Aromatic palmate leaves turn orange-red in autumn; yellow flowers; red fruit

Uses: Autumn color Woodland gardens Shrub borders

Zones: 3?9

Description: Native to eastern North America, this suckering deciduous shrub reaches a height of 3?5 ft (1?1.5 m). Its palmate leaves have oval toothed leaflets that are aromatic. The small yellow flowers are produced on panicles in spring and are followed by round re

Growth Habit: Suckering habit

Comments: Cultivars available

Growth: Perennial, multi-stemmed woody plant that is usually less than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height. Shrubs typically have several stems arising from or near the ground, but may be taller than 5 meters or single-stemmed under certain environmental cond

Duration: Perennial

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